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Current Designs


A user friendly kayak to explore the surf zone and facilitate your adventures
Current Designs-Karla
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The Karla is the third collaboration between Danish designer Jesper Kromann-Andersen and Current Designs. This installment brings even more nimbleness and wave riding capability to the paddler. Compared to the Sisu, the Karla is slightly shorter and narrower with additional volume in the bow as added measure against pearling. The Karla is a user friendly kayak to being your exploration of the surf zone and facilitate your adventures. Expert paddlers will equally appreciate this dynamic design. 


Standard Options
  • - Composite Colors

More Info

Length: 15' 3"
Weight: 52 lbs
Maximum Load: 375 lbs
Width: 21.5 in
Depth: 12.25 in
Cockpit size: 32.5" x 16.2"

Design Features
Form: Symmetrical
Chine: Hard
Hull: Shallow V
Keyhole Cockpit
Category: Danish Style (All Water, Day Hatches-Back Bands, Skegs)
Paddler Size: M-XL

Bow Hatch: 
9.5" x 9.5"
17.75 Gallons

Stern Hatch:
9.5" x 9.5"
20 Gallons

Day Hatch: 
8" x 8"
11 Gallons

Material: Fiberglass: Current Design's vacuum-bagged fiberglass laminate is a notch above most other fiberglass products on the market. Vacuum-bagging allows them to select and place reinforcing materials to provide the optimal strength and stiffness properties without adding unnecessary weight. The result is a superbly crafted composite kayak that's impeccably finished inside and out.